With World Cup draw complete, hard work starts for 32 teams, hosts Russia

Dan Thomas and the FC crew believe the top-seeded countries will all be delighted with their matchups at the World Cup. ESPN FC's Gab Marcotti predicts who will emerge from each group at the 2018 World Cup. ESPN FC's Craig Burley does not feel Russia will emerge from Group A that also contains Saudi Arabia,

By | 2017-12-02T14:31:55+00:00 December 1st, 2017|Categories: Reading, RSS|Comments Off on With World Cup draw complete, hard work starts for 32 teams, hosts Russia

World Cup favorites get generous draws but upsets will happen

The ESPN FC crew had a lot to say as the 2018 FIFA World Cup participants finally discovered their fates in the Moscow draw. ESPN FC's Gab Marcotti predicts who will emerge from each group at the 2018 World Cup. Dan Thomas and the FC crew believe the top-seeded countries will all be delighted with

By | 2017-12-02T14:31:37+00:00 December 1st, 2017|Categories: Reading, RSS|Comments Off on World Cup favorites get generous draws but upsets will happen

Messi, Ronaldo feature in video to mark World Cup draw in Moscow

With the World Cup draw set to take place in Moscow on Friday, FIFA have produced a rather lovely video to congratulate each nation on making it to Russia. The clip features messages from prominent players, each in turn wishing a fellow member nation good luck in Russia next summer. Neymar congratulates Iran on reaching

By | 2017-11-30T09:30:14+00:00 November 30th, 2017|Categories: Reading, RSS|Comments Off on Messi, Ronaldo feature in video to mark World Cup draw in Moscow

Criticism of Zidane's summer business pales in comparison to Athletic malaise

Stevie Nicol provides his thoughts on transfer rumours about David Luiz, Emre Can and a few top players at Arsenal. Real Madrid hold fond memories of the old San Mames stadium. On May 2, 2012, Jose Mourinho's side made the journey north armed with a simple equation: beat Athletic in the Week 20 fixture, rescheduled

By | 2017-11-30T17:29:10+00:00 November 30th, 2017|Categories: Reading, RSS|Comments Off on Criticism of Zidane's summer business pales in comparison to Athletic malaise

Slumping Oribe Peralta hopes to enhance legend status vs. Tigres

With the Liguilla quarterfinals complete, Herculez Gomez and Max Bretos discuss what they learned and what to expect in the semis. MEXICO CITY -- "Oribeeeeee Peraaaaltaaaaaa, Oribeeeeee Peraaaaltaaaaaa!," sung Club America's supporters group, La Monumental, as the veteran striker walked off the field. He was one of the last America players to walk into the

By | 2017-11-29T05:29:26+00:00 November 28th, 2017|Categories: Reading, RSS|Comments Off on Slumping Oribe Peralta hopes to enhance legend status vs. Tigres

Why Barcelona needed Lionel Messi to sign new contract at the club

Barca's Lionel Messi receives the European Golden Shoe award for the fourth time and explains how he has matured with age. The doubts surrounding Lionel Messi's contract situation finally ended on Saturday when he officially signed his new deal with Barcelona, keeping him at Camp Nou until 2021. Barca had announced an agreement had been

By | 2017-11-25T08:31:20+00:00 November 25th, 2017|Categories: Reading, RSS|Comments Off on Why Barcelona needed Lionel Messi to sign new contract at the club

Sergio Ramos ready for battle as Real Madrid star sports protective mask

Work hard, dream big. pic.twitter.com/UIYfLFoxO7 — Sergio Ramos (@SergioRamos) November 24, 2017 After having his nose broken during the Madrid derby last weekend, Sergio Ramos is now scheduled to return to action for Real Madrid ahead of this Saturday's La Liga tie against Malaga. With the bruising not yet fully healed, the 31-year-old defender has

By | 2017-11-24T04:28:53+00:00 November 24th, 2017|Categories: Reading, RSS|Comments Off on Sergio Ramos ready for battle as Real Madrid star sports protective mask

Eric Cantona's new look ahead of Manchester United anniversary

It would appear that Manchester United legend Eric Cantona has reverted back to one of his most famous looks after being spotted in the city sporting a shiny shaved head. Nearly 25 years to the day that Cantona signed for United, the freshly cropped French legend was back on his old stomping ground. Manchester United

By | 2017-11-23T05:29:38+00:00 November 23rd, 2017|Categories: Reading, RSS|Comments Off on Eric Cantona's new look ahead of Manchester United anniversary

Anibaba red hands advantage to Seattle in Western Conference finals

Reigning champions Seattle Sounders have one foot in the MLS Cup Final after putting two away goals past Houston. The Seattle Sounders have the serious upper hand in Major League Soccer's Western Conference finals after beating the Houston Dynamo 2-0 at BBVA Compass Stadium on Tuesday Night. Here are three takeaways from the match: 1.

By | 2017-11-21T23:30:10+00:00 November 21st, 2017|Categories: Reading, RSS|Comments Off on Anibaba red hands advantage to Seattle in Western Conference finals

Why the new Indian Super League season hasn't seen a goal yet

This is the worst start ever to an Indian Super League (ISL) in terms of goals. While 2014 and 2015 had opening matches that saw three and five goals respectively, last year's opener saw a moment of magic from NorthEast United's Katsumi Yusa that sent Guwahati's Indira Gandhi Stadium on its feet, and his team

By | 2017-11-18T12:32:41+00:00 November 18th, 2017|Categories: Reading, RSS|Comments Off on Why the new Indian Super League season hasn't seen a goal yet
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